09 January 2020

Cameo temptations

The cameo is also a classic motif well beyond the world of jewelry: here we see it in the form of a candle by Cire Trudon, as chocolate by À la Mère de Famille, as a mug handle by Astier de Villatte, as make-up by Ladurée or printed on a tea service by Bernardaud. The Fragonard house, which is very fond of this motif, uses it in soap and candles.

  • Inspired by the Cameo service of 797 pieces of Catherine II - €313

  • Ladurée - "Les Merveilleuses" blush - €43 one

  • Serena Carone et Astier de Villatte - Mug in ceramic - €176 one

  • Fragonard - Soap - €10 one

  • Cire Trudon - Candle from €18

  • À La Mère de Famille - Boxes of chocolates - €21,50 and €8,50

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